Translation of backbench in Spanish:

backbench

Pronunciation /ˈbækˌbɛn(t)ʃ/ /ˌbakˈbɛn(t)ʃ/

adjective

  • 1

    de los diputados que no tienen cargo específico en el gobierno o la oposición (in UK)
    • He is the undisputed backbench champion of the well-publicized empty gesture.
    • The whip passes on to the party leadership the opinions of backbench members.
    • Backbench dissidents feared for their political future due to the cavalier actions of some ministers.
    • He appealed to the backbench country gentlemen, whose prejudices he shared.
    • Not one backbench Labour MP spoke in the government's support.